Néstor García Canclini

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Néstor García Canclini (born 1939) is an Argentine-born academic and anthropologist, known for his theorization of the concept of "hybridity." He got a PhD in Philosophy at University of Paris X: Nanterre at the late 70s. He currently works at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana in Mexico City and is the director of its programme of studies in urban culture. His books include Hybrid Cultures, published by the University of Minnesota Press in 1995 and recipient of the first Ibero-American Book Award for the best book about Latin America chosen by the Latin American Association, and Consumers and Citizens, also published by the University of Minnesota Press, in 2001. Canclini also sits on the Editorial Collective of the academic journal Public Culture.

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  • Arte popular y sociedad en América Latina, Grijalbo, México, 1977
  • La producción simbólica. Teoría y método en sociología del arte, Siglo XXI, México, 1979
  • Las culturas populares en el capitalismo, Nueva Imagen, México, 1982
  • English translation: Transforming Modernity: Popular Culture in Mexico, University of Texas Press, 1993
  • ¿De qué estamos hablando cuando hablamos de lo popular?, CLAEH, Montevideo, 1986
  • Cultura transnacional y culturas populares (ed. con R. Roncagliolo), Ipal, Lima, 1988
  • Culturas híbridas. Estrategias para entrar y salir de la modernidad, Grijalbo, México, 1990
  • English translation: Hybrid Cultures: Strategies for Entering and Leaving Modernity, University of Minnesota Press, 1995
  • Cultura y Comunicación: entre lo global y lo local, Ediciones de Periodismo y Comunicación.
  • Las industrias culturales en la integración latinoamericana
  • Consumidores y ciudadanos: Conflictos multiculturales de la globalización, Grijalbo, 1995
  • English translation: Consumers and Citizens: Globalization and Multicultural Conflicts, University of Minnesota Press, 2001
  • La globalización imaginada, Paidós, Barcelona, 1999
  • Latinoamericanos buscando lugar en este siglo, Paidós, Buenos Aires, 2002
  • Diferentes, desiguales y desconectados. Mapas de la interculturalidad, Gedisa, Barcelona, 2004
  • Lectores, espectadores e internautas, Gedisa, Barcelona, 2007
  • La sociedad sin relato. Antropología y estética de la inminencia, Buenos Aires y Madrid, Katz editores, 2010, ISBN 978-84-92946-15-0

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